The healthcare industry today experiences a lot of lose in terms of assets and patients’ lives. These concerns have to be addressed on an immediate basis in order to prevent losses and credibility. Solutions that automatically track and locate assets within the hospital, automatically send alerts to doctors who are not in the vicinity of the patient in case of immediate attention, administer the correctness of procedures performed on the patients by doctors etc are of prime focus for automation driven organizations.
Proper protocols and the use of radio frequency identification (RFID) technology could prevent such outbreaks by ensuring instruments are properly tracked and classified. This and other RFID applications can provide significant benefits to the healthcare industry to ensure patient safety and improve supply chain efficiency.
RFID is now generating significant interest in the marketplace because of its robust application capabilities. RFID enables healthcare facilities improve overall safety and operational efficiency because it operates without line-of-sight while providing read/write capabilities for dynamic item tracking.
Rasilant’s RFID based solutions for the Healthcare Industry: